Plant support system


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a plant support system embodying the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a modified arrangement of the plant support system shown in FIG. 1 in an expanded and adjusted position; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the plant support system shown in FIG. 1.

The portion of the ground into which the end portions of the support posts are inserted, shown in broken dotted lines is are not intended to be part of the claimed invention.

The broken line showing of ground cover in FIGS. 1 and 2 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
516632 March 1894 Leonard
1550708 August 1925 Rozendal
1560404 November 1925 Brown
2000632 May 1935 Zingre
2009668 July 1935 Lay
Other references
  • A.M. Leonard, Inc, Collapsible Plant Brace, Summer 1993, p. 41, Aug. 27, 1997.
Patent History
Patent number: D411722
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 14, 1996
Date of Patent: Jun 29, 1999
Assignee: Luster Leaf Products, Inc. (Woodstock, IL)
Inventor: Guy W. Grimes (Malpas)
Primary Examiner: Doris V. Coles
Assistant Examiner: Catherine R. Oliver
Law Firm: Baker & McKenzie
Application Number: 0/62,433
Current U.S. Class: D 8/1
International Classification: 0801;